Bhutan’s energy exports drops by Nu 1bn

Bhutan’s energy export dropped by Nu 1bn while the import value increased by nearly Nu 100mn, as per the Department of Hydropower and Power Systems, Ministry of Economic Affairs. One More...

Opposition party demands fully employment of B. Ed graduates

The Opposition party, in the press conference on January 19, said that the government should take the full responsibility of the problem of surplus of teachers, caused due to More...

BCCI membership fees put into use for building human resource capacity in private sector

A main source of revenue for the Bhutan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BCCI) comes from its membership fees. Each micro and retail business, as a BCCI member, pay Nu 100 More...

The Opposition says correct thing would be to re-conduct the class XII English II paper

The Opposition party said the leakage of the Class XII English II question paper was a case of national administration and governance failure. The Opposition said the most desirable More...

76 deaths and 426 injured in 791 motor vehicle accidents in 2014

Driving under the influence, human error, hit and run, speeding, and road or weather condition are the major causes of motor accidents in Bhutan. According to the motor vehicle More...

Climate proofing measures for Nganglam-Deothang highway to cost $ 1.6 mn more: ADB

According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the weather conditions along the Nganglam-Deothang highway will hamper service More...

Police still searching for homicide suspect

The Royal Bhutan Police (RBP) are searching for the suspect of the homicide case that took place in one of the More...

Leading by example

The decision of the government to send the Foreign Minister on ‘authorized absence’ over the Lhakhang...

Consolidating the fight against Corruption

Complacency is never good, but Bhutan can afford to pat itself in the back in terms...

The entitlement culture

If anybody wanted to see one of the reasons for the state of our economy, the...

The Role Of The Bhutanese Media In Bhutan’s Democratic Evolution And Governance – Part 3

Media’s Role in Fighting Corruption Bhutan’s ranking in the Transparency International Corruption Perception More...

The Role Of The Bhutanese Media In Bhutan’s Democratic Evolution And Governance – Part 2

Media and the Democratic Process The media really took off during March 2008 Parliamentary elections, as for the first time a..

The Role of the Bhutanese Media in Bhutan’s Democratic Evolution and Governance – Part 1

Background and Evolution of the Bhutanese Media Media, in a modern sense of the word, started only from the 1970’s onwards..

NC passes LG Entitlement Bill of Bhutan

The Upper House passed the Local Government Entitlement Bill of Bhutan, 2014 as proposed by the Good Governance More...

NA agrees to most NC recommendations on the OAG Bill

The chairperson of the Good Governance Committee presented the Office of the Attorney General Bill 2014, for the third reading, in..

Home Ministry working on safety rules for archery ranges

In response to a question at the monthly ‘Meet the Press,’ the Home Minister, Lyonpo Damcho Dorji said that his ministry..

Unsafe Thimphu

Dear Sir, I am shocked to learn about such a gruesome crime of a man actually being hacked to death near..

American interest in Bhutan

The sidelines of the ‘Vibrant Gujarat’ summit witnessed what many in the regional and international press called a ‘historic meeting’ between..

India House organizes Golf Tournament dedicated to HM the Fourth King

India House Golf Tournament 2014 was organized at the India House Golf Course, Thimphu over a period of five days from..

Foreign Minister sent on ‘Authorized Absence’ as OAG files case in court

With the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) formally filing the Lhakhang Karpo case yesterday morning in the Haa Dzongkhag Court,..

Bhutan’s energy exports drops by Nu 1bn

Bhutan’s energy export dropped by Nu 1bn while the import value increased by nearly Nu 100mn, as per the Department of..